Tag Archive: baking

Chocolate Oat Biscuits

Chewy and full of chocolate, these are good biscuits.  I’ve made these lots of times but have only just managed to take pictures of them.  Details below. 150 g butter 1/2 cup brown… Continue reading

Buttery lemon biscuits

Welcome to post number 100!  I’d like to think I had something exciting in store but alas, all I have is a recipe for delicious biscuits that I somehow failed to take photos of.  Not… Continue reading

Apple and cinnamon muffins

I tried a new recipe for apple and cinnamon muffins the other day (the original is here).  The muffins turned out OK but they weren’t great.  Not sure what contributed to this, I… Continue reading

Coffee and donut cupcakes

It’s like morning tea all rolled into one baked good.  Delicious and efficient.

More rainbow cupcakes

These ones aren’t so blindingly colourful as the last lot but they are quite cute.

Go on, you know you want to…

…take the geek test.  I’m a bit disappointed that I only scored 30% geek.  I blame my lack of programming skills and the fact I didn’t own a computer for most of the… Continue reading

Quince and berry pastries

Having never cooked quince before I was at a bit of a loss deciding what to do with them once prepared.  I bought three decent sized quince at the markets and after the… Continue reading


Possibly the silliest biscuit name ever. They are, however, extremely delicious.  I made some the other night from a recipe I found in a Women’s Weekly cookbook.  They’re really easy to make and… Continue reading

Blueberry and lemon cupcakes

I finally got back to baking items that were decent enough to be photographed by my little point and shoot.  This week’s outing was blueberry cupcakes with lemon icing.  I’ve made a similar… Continue reading

Pear and nectarine crumble

I decided the best way to use up my excess of fruit was to chop it all up and make a crumble.  This one contains pears and white nectarines.  I used just under… Continue reading